Fort Liberté
in Arrondissement de Fort Liberté of Département du Nord-Est, Haiti

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
19.663 and -71.838 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 19° 39' 45" and W -71° 50' 16"
Currency and Currency Code:
Gourde - HTG
Spoken languages:
Haitian, French
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:59 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: America/Port-au-Prince
UTC/GMT offset: -5 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:26 am and 7:06 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-22.400 and 113.800 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Bundera Bundera
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Haiti in Caribbean

Safety Score: 4,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning please reconsider your need to travel to Haiti.

Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Haiti. Last Update: 0000-00-00 00:00:00

Explore Fort Liberté

Fort Liberté in Arrondissement de Fort Liberté (Département du Nord-Est) with it's 11,465 inhabitants is located in Haiti about 84 mi (or 135 km) north of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital.

Local time in Fort Liberté is now 11:59 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named America / Port-au-Prince with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of Fort Liberté, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Haiti is Cap Haitien International Airport in a distance of 24 mi (or 38 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. It's National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers in a distance of 8 mi (or 13 km), South-East.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Dajabon, San Fernando de Monte Cristi, Okap, Sabaneta and Hinche. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 30°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 22°C / 72 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 42%
Air Pressure 1016.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 18th of April 2019

29°C (83 °F)
23°C (73 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.

Friday, 19th of April 2019

29°C (84 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.

Saturday, 20th of April 2019

28°C (83 °F)
22°C (72 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

EL SASTRE.wmv

Published: May 31, 2012
Length: 16:55 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Edward Paulino

subido por Eidam Computer, Dajabon, Rep. Dom.


Dajabón Market Place 2

Published: March 09, 2009
Length: 07:51 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Wilkes2oo9

Walking through the market place, towards the bridge between Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Points of interest: Gian cart of bags of... something on the right. Armed guard with a shotgun....


Red de Mujeres Artesanas: Agricultura para Construir un Futuro en Haiti & RD con NantikLum

Published: January 11, 2013
Length: 02:12 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: FundacionNantikLum

La Red Fronteriza de Mujeres es una cooperativa de 90 mujeres dominicanas y haitianas, que trabaja para fortalecer y contribuir a la inclusión social y a la toma de conciencia de las mujeres...


dembow 2013 lo mas nuevo Mrk Floww ( no fui yo) envivo

Published: October 15, 2013
Length: 39:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: js magnesio el mas nesio

dembow 2013 lo mas nuevo Mrk Floww ( no fui yo) envivo.


Albero secolare abbattuto

Published: May 11, 2007
Length: 58:41 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Gianni Dal Mas

Il peso dell'albero abbattuto dal tornado ha fortemente compromesso la struttura dle ponte sulla frontiera dominico-haitiana.


UN giorno

Published: June 03, 2006
Length: 43:47 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Gianni Dal Mas

Un "normale" giorno di mercato sulla frontiera dominico-haitiana... immigrati illegali, riso di contrabbando e tanta vita! Dopo un anno e mezzo su questa frontiera, il mio primissimo esperimento...


Lil jhon and Joguens

Published: April 11, 2014
Length: 40:02 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Monfiston Donalson

pa pilye lil jhon ft joguens.


Dajabón Market Place 1

Published: March 09, 2009
Length: 17:05 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Wilkes2oo9

This is a shot of the bridge that spans the river between Haiti and the Dominican Republic. At about :55 you hear an 'actual' horn, from a moto. Most times it's just vendors running along...


Depute Ronald Lareche

Published: March 18, 2014
Length: 28:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: francois christy

Anivese UFDO. Union des femmes la Douane de Ouanaminthe.


Bonne Terre Haiti - Project Hydration

Published: June 11, 2013
Length: 32:54 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: BonneTerreHaiti

Project Hydration is multi-year expansion effort with a goal of raising $20000 to increase garden output. The more food we can harvest the greater impact we can have on meeting the nutritional...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Nord-Est Department

Nord-Est (English: North-East, Haitian Creole: Nòdès) is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It has an area of 1,805 km² and a population of 283,800 (2002). Its capital is Fort-Liberté. It used to be part of Nord Department. It borders the Dominican Republic to the east. The department is divided into four arrondissements: Fort-Liberté Arrondissement Ouanaminthe Arrondissement le Trou-du-Nord Arrondissement

Located at 19.6678, -71.8397 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Departments of Haiti, Nord-Est Department

Dajabón Airport

Dajabón National Airport is a small airport that serves Dajabón Province in the western Dominican Republic, on the border with Haiti. It supports only small aircraft and has some domestic flights.

Located at 19.5632, -71.6812 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in the Dominican Republic

Monte Cristi National Park

Monte Cristi National Park (Parque National Monte Cristi) is a national park on the Caribbean Island of Hispanola that extends from the borders of Haiti to Punta Rucia in the Dominican Republic and covers an area of 550 km². Its contains coastal lagoons, beaches, mangrove swamps, a 237 m (777 ft) limestone mesa from which can be seen off shore keys and forested slopes of the mesa's northern side. The area is very dry, receiving just over two inches of rain per year.

Located at 19.777, -71.7023 (Lat. / Lng.), about 12 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
National parks of the Dominican Republic

Ouanaminthe Arrondissement

Ouanaminthe is an arrondissement in the Nord-Est Department of Haiti. It has 109,594 inhabitants. Postal codes in the Ouanaminthe Arrondissement start with the number 22. The arondissement consists of the following municipalities: Ouanaminthe Capotille Mont-Organisé

Located at 19.55, -71.724 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Arrondissements of Haiti, Nord-Est Department

Fort la Bouque

Fort la Bouque (commonly referred by locals as labouc) is one of three colonial forts in the North East area of Haiti or more specifically the Arrondissement of Fort-Liberte. The fort is located at the following coordinates {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:19|42|41.50|N|71|50|39.44|W| | |name= }} Fort-Liberté is Chef Lieu of the North East Department and its own Arrondissement by the same name.

Located at 19.7115, -71.8443 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Forts in Haiti, Military history of Haiti

Manzanillo Port

Manzanillo Port is located in Manzanillo, Montecristi, Dominican Republic. It is very close to the border with Haiti.

Located at 19.7069, -71.7431 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ports and harbours of the Dominican Republic, Urban planning in the Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo

Pepillo Salcedo, Dominican Republic

Pepillo Salcedo is a municipality in the Monte Cristi Province of the Dominican Republic. It is the one on the shore located closest to Haiti.

Located at 19.7, -71.75 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monte Cristi Province, Municipalities of the Dominican Republic, Populated places in the Dominican Republic

Capture of Fort-Dauphin (1794)

The Capture of Fort-Dauphin was a bloodless encounter of the French Revolutionary Wars on which a Spanish expedition under Gabriel de Aristizábal seized Fort-Liberté, then named Fort-Dauphin, from Revolutionary France. The French colonial garrisons, consisting of over a thousand men, surrendered without firing a single shot.

Located at 19.6678, -71.8397 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Naval battles of the French Revolutionary Wars, Battles of the War of the First Coalition, Naval battles involving France, Naval battles involving Spain, Battles and conflicts without fatalities


This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ville de Fort Liberté, Fort-Dauphin, Fort Liberté, Fòlibète